Job Number: R50018552
Brand: Fox News Media
Job Type: News, Production
Location Type: Remote
Experience Level: Entry Level
Location: New York, New York • USA Remote **
Job Posting Date: June 17, 2022
**Remote: Fox Corporation has remote/virtual (or "work-from-home") positions available within the United States to qualified individuals who live in some areas of the United States. Remote opportunities are not available in all areas
FOX Weather is looking for a part-time Freelance Meteorologist Production Assistant to join the team!
FOX Weather is a weather service that provides critical information through cutting-edge products, a go-to for audiences who seek trusted weather news and voices. A cross-divisional initiative built upon FOX’s expansive resources and trusted meteorologists, FOX Weather provides audiences with engaging, enriched, customized weather content and information on all platforms.
As a Freelance Meteorological Production Assistant, you’ll help create eye-catching weather graphics used to tell a compelling weather story. Supporting the Weather Presentation Team, you will use your skills as a meteorologist to design graphics that prepare viewers for the weather ahead.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
Support Weather Presentation Team by using templates to create eye-catching weather graphics
Assist weather producers in updating daily weather graphics using IBM Max and Baron Lynx
Monitor and analyze weather data to make informed decisions about forecast graphics
Work closely with Weather Producers/Meteorologists to ensure a consistent look, feel, and process
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
1+ year experience using IBM MAX and Baron Lynx applications
Passion for understanding effective weather communication
Solid understanding of meteorology and atmospheric processes
Excellent organizational skills, with the ability to work cohesively in a remote work environment
Spectacular communication skills, a collaborative spirit, and the ability to work under intense deadline pressure
Able to work a flexible schedule based on the needs of a live production environment
Willing and able to work under tight deadlines while juggling several tasks at once
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.
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